Category: Erie Beat

Party in the Country

By Jenna Croyle   Over the years, the continuation of country music has taken several directions, from the glitz to the camp to the...

Acoustic Rock Remix

By Jenna Croyle   Following the popular hit television show of the 90’s, MTV Unplugged, performances by acoustic artists have...

Ride the Lightning

By Jenna Croyle At the beginning of the 80’s, the Heavy Metal scene began to explode with a number of sub genres of the music including...

Rock & Roll Rhythm & Blues

By Jenna Croyle   I have seen nearly 3,000 original and cover bands play live throughout the tri-state area, some bands that play well...

A Diamond In The Rough

By Jenna Croyle   Starting a new band is never an easy task, if you don’t go about setting up your band right, you will be...

High Heels, Skirts and Rock’n Roll

By Jenna Croyle Inspiring us in each and every way, old school rock ‘n roll was never as powerful as it was by the ladies of Rock and...

Funky and Fresh

By Jenna Croyle This week’s featured band is a funky, hard-hitting, progressive Rock band that started out as a one man band called Otis....

No Cheap Effects, Just Talent

By Jenna Croyle Things like talented and innovative musicians, drive and ambition, a great stage show and a passion for music and...

Erie’s Nazty Boys

By Jenna Croyle In the late 70’s and throughout the 80’s Glam metal, otherwise known as pop metal swept the country, offering a new and...

A Band on a Mission

By Jenna Croyle Usually when we think of M-80s we think of the 4th of July, picnics and, of course, that loud firecracker with a big bang....